With the temperatures dropping, adding natural oils into your hair care routine can help boost hydration and combat frizz. If you feel that your hair isn’t retaining as much moisture as you’d like, you don’t have to break the bank as there are certain oils your hair could use to promote healthier more hydrated curls and they are right in your kitchen! closer than you think!
Below is a list of oils that can help your natural hair maintain moisture.
If you struggle with extra flakey scalp or just want to add massive amounts of moisture to your hair, try adding some olive oil to your hair care routine. Pour some into your favorite hair mask or use olive oil as an hot oil treatment by sitting under a hooded dryer.
During this Harmattan, hair can become dry while adjusting to the seasons cooler temperature. Restore dry, brittle hair by massaging avocado oil onto strands.
If you love curls then using castor oil on your hair can boost hydration. You can also use castor oil for it’s natural antibacterial properties and to combat thinning spots. Rub a bit on your edges (or even eyebrows!) to stimulate hair growth.
Coconut oil has become all the rage in the natural health care community, and for good reason, you can use it for practically anything, especially your hair. The fatty acids naturally remove build up, hold moisture, and nourish the scalp.
You can reverse the damage from chemical or color treatments with the addition of carrot oil into your conditioner or styling routine. Also cooking with carrot seed oil can also strengthen your hair and promote hair growth from the inside out.
Grape Seed Oil
Grape seed oil is perfect for sealing split ends and fighting off dandruff. It is also great for achieving shiny, strong hair because it possesses the natural antioxidant Vitamin E to build fuller hair follicles and tissues.